Help wanted for 9/12: Herbal Symposium in Maplewood NJ
- Ladies & Gents, I'm sorry to come to you so late with this, but my
other project has been occupying my mind. (Last week he learned to
roll over! :) )
Settmour Swamp has graciously agreed to hold an Herbal Symposium on
September 12 in Maplewood NJ at the Maplewood Garden Club.
We need teachers and attendees!
If you are willing to come and either teach or learn something
herb-related, I want to hear from you Pretty please? We need classes
on ordinary herb growing and using, on period herbal medicine and
apothecary practice, on herbs and spices in cooking, on the use of
herbs in everyday life, on the humors, on stones and metals in period
medicine and superstition, even other botanical-related classes. (I'd
really love to see a class on embroidering a sweet bagge, or one on
There will also be a baking expo, so cooks are especially requested to
come and enter!
Please, please contact me if you are interested.
Again, sorry for the late notice!
-- Metressa Jadwiga